Category: Markets

Fitbit IPO Hits the Ground Running

Shares of the company jumped as much as 60% Thursday Apparently, investors think, Fitbit, the maker of fitness-tracking bracelets, is in pretty good shape. Shares of the company jumped as much as 60% in...

The Best Way To Buy Stocks Warren Buffett Likes

Q: I’d like information on the “dividend aristocrats” that Warren Buffett has talked about. Should I buy them through a fund or a direct purchase plan? — Sheron Milliner A: There’s no hard-and-fast rule...

Why Stock Forecasts Are Often Off Target

Q: Investment web sites such as Yahoo list one-year price targets for stocks. How often are these correct? — HAL A: Simply put, these numbers are based on where analysts collectively think a stock...